Malian Rebels Suspend Peace Talks With Govt

Updated: Fri 27 Sep, 05:46 am

Tuareg rebel groups have announced they are suspending talks with the government who they accused of failing to respect commitments agreed in a peace deal in June. read more »

Algeria Rules Out Terrorism in Plane Crash

Updated: Thu 31 Jul, 01:36 am

Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal has ruled out terrorism as a possible cause of the plane crash that killed 118 people, saying it is difficult to "target the plane with a missile at a height … read more »

Malian Govt Rejects Talks With Islamists

Updated: Fri 1 Feb, 08:56 am 2013

Mali's Interim President Dioncounda Traore has ruled out talks with Islamist groups who ruled the north for nine months, but said he was ready to meet Tuareg activists from the region. read more »